These are actually paleo, vegan, & gluten free. They may not sound good but they are absolutely amazing! The kids gobbled them up too!
Recipe adapted from http://www.texanerin.com
Recipe makes 18 small cookies
1 cookie = 92 calories
1/4 cup coconut oil melted
1/3 cup high quality pure maple syrup
Zest of 1 lemon
1 1/2 tsp pure lemon extract
1 1/3 cup finely ground almond flour
2 tbsp coconut flour
1/2 tsp baking soda
1/8 tsp salt
In a large bowl stir together melted coconut oil, maple syrup, lemon zest, & lemon extract.
Add almond flour, coconut flour, baking soda, & salt. Stir well. Put bowl in fridge for 30 minutes to firm up the dough.
Use a tablespoon cookie scoop & then roll each one. Place on a silpat or parchment paper lined baking sheet.
Press each one down a bit with your fingers.
Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for about 12 minutes. Let cool for at least 3 minutes before removing from pan.